Henry Coulter

Henry Coulter

Birth
Bavaria (Bayern), Germany
Death 29 Aug 1913 (aged 81)
Bellair, Crawford County, Illinois, USA
Burial Dogwood, Crawford County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 13200944 · View Source
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Henry is the son of Heinrich Kolter and Rachel Ploch Kolter and the husband of Catherine Clarinda Hill Kolter, all of whom are buried in Kirk Cemetery, Robinson, Crawford Co., IL.

The following information was contributed by Cindy Cornwell McCachern, FAG Contributor #46810811:

Henry Coulter was born in Bavaria, Germany on 21 Dec 1831 and died 29 Aug 1913 in Crawford Co, IL.

He was the son Henry and Rachel Coulter with 5 brothers and 3 sisters, all of whom preceded him in death. At the age of 6 he came to the US with his parents to Licking Co, OH and then to Crawford Co, IL in 1849.

He married Catherine Hill on 16 Oct 1859; 10 children were born: Henrietta who died in Jun 1867 age 6 yrs, 5 mo; William W.; John H.; Hattie M. Kidwell; Della C. Vaughn; Chas. B.; Nona R. Freeland; Cora Keller, all of Crawford Co, IL and Edgar O. of Greenup, IL. His wife survives.

He served as Licking Township commissioner of highways and was elected to the county board several times and served as the chair of the board. Interment in Wilkin cemetery.

Source: Obituary, Obituary Books, Robinson Township Library, Robinson, IL; Extract



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  • Created by: Karen Gallaway Mann & Debbi Markham Speights
  • Added: 1 Feb 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 13200944
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry Coulter (31 Dec 1831–29 Aug 1913), Find a Grave Memorial no. 13200944, citing Prairie Grove Cemetery, Dogwood, Crawford County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Karen Gallaway Mann & Debbi Markham Speights (contributor 46782983) .